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Echinocereus stoloniferus ssp. tayopensis
Scientific Name: Echinocereus stoloniferus ssp. tayopensis (W.T.Marshall) N.P.Taylor
Synonym: Echinocereus tayopensis, Echinocereus stoloniferus var. tayopensis
Family: Cactaceae
Echinocereus  stoloniferus ssp. tayopensis Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 9b-11

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Mexico (eastern Sonora, western Chihuahua)

Growth Habits: Propagating using underground stolons, greyish green stems up to 6 inches tall (15 cm), 2.4 to 3.2 inches in diameter (6-8 cm); 14-16 ribs; areoles 0.2 inch apart (5 mm), the young ones have brown felt; 3 to 5 central spines, one longer in the lower part of the areole; 10 to 12 radials

Watering Needs: Little water, needs porous well drained soil.


Echinocereus  stoloniferus ssp. tayopensis

Blooming Habits:
Yellow flowers. Red fruitm, very spiny.

Fruiting Habits:

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